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GSK to Acquire Human Genome Sciences for $3.6 Billion
By Stephanie Sutton
GlaxoSmithKline has announced that it will acquire Human Genome Sciences (HGS) for $14.25 per share in cash, or approximately $3.6 billion on an equity basis.
IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics Issues Forecast for Global Medicine Use
By Jennifer Markarian
Global spending on medicines is estimated to reach nearly $1.2 trillion by 2016.
Par Pharmaceuticals to be Acquired by TPG for $1.9 Billion
By Amy Ritter
Par Pharmaceuticals, a maker of generic drugs, has entered into an agreement to be acquired by the private investment firm, TPG, for $1.9 billion.
Week of July 16, 2012: Bristol-Myers Squibb Begins Tender Offer to Acquire Amylin Pharmaceuticals; FDA Approves Gilead's Truvada for Reducing the Risk of Acquiring HIV; and More
Bristol-Myers Squibb Begins Tender Offer to Acquire Amylin Pharmaceuticals; FDA Approves Gilead's Truvada for Reducing the Risk of Acquiring HIV; and More.
Regulatory Roundup: Week of July 16, 2012
FDA promotes supply chain pilot program. EMA opens pharmacovigilance legistation up for public consultation. USP Calls for Somatropin Cell-Based Bioidentity Method.

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